Friday, May 2, 2014

Mother's Day is coming

The month of May signals that Mother's Day is just around the corner, as a tribute to all mothers out there, I am sharing with you some of my photo moments where I was blessed to witness motherhood as it takes place in nature.
Green Heron with 4 chicks.

A Red-bellied Woodpecker waiting for mom.

Snowy Plover chicks - one runaway, one under mom.

Black-necked Stilts with two chicks on the bank.

Mottled Duck with 9 ducklings.

Magnificent Frigatebirds - Moms and juveniles.

Great Blue Heron with 2 chicks.

White Ibis family - Moms, Kids and teenagers.

Least Tern mom with chick.

Red Cardinal family.

Another Great Blue Heron family.

Anhinga Mom with chicks.

Another Anhinga family.

Sandhill Crane family.

I couldn't leave these two out - they are so precious.

Osprey Mom with two chicks. 
Pileated Woodpecker family....a male and female chicks.


  1. What a fun post and great photos. Happy Mothers Day to you too!

  2. The runaway snowy plover is so cute. Love watching those little guys. The red scarlet represents good luck. You sure do take some awesome pictures...